- Last Updated on 07:33 AM 11/18/13
- BY The Gazette-Virginian
Halifax County Cancer Association will hold a luminary service on Sunday, Dec. 8, at 5:15 p.m. on the steps of the courthouse in Halifax. The service will be held as a way to honor or remember a loved one that is fighting or has lost their battle to cancer.
Luminary bags are available for $5, and persons may decorate it in a way that represents a loved one.
On Dec. 8 the bags will be lit, and names will be read to memorialize or honor family and friends.
Bags may be purchased anytime at Halifax County Cancer Association and Hite Insurance Main Street Halifax. Bags also will be available for sale at the Town of Halifax Children’s parade on Dec. 6.
To purchase a bag the day of the event, persons can come to the Halifax County Cancer Association office between 1 and 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8.
For more information on the luminary service or Halifax County Cancer Association, call 434-476-2714.
Office hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.